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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.
(White House: Bill Plante) The Senate confirmation hearings for Attorney General nominee Alberto Gonzales featured; details given of questions about his legal advice to President Bush on the treatment of terror suspects; scenes shown from the hearings; memos written by Gonzales concerning the use of torture that led to the abuse of prisoners at Abu Ghraib in Iraq quoted. [GONZALES – clarifies his view of the Geneva Convention.] [Senators Arlen SPECTER, Edward KENNEDY, Joseph BIDEN – question Gonzales.] [Senator John CORNYN- supports using every legal means to collect intelligence from terrorists.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY – says the Attorney General’s duty is to all Americans.]
- Roberts, John;
- Plante, Bill
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